Joe Carter

Joe Carter is a Senior Editor at the Acton Institute. Joe also serves as an editor at the The Gospel Coalition, a communications specialist for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, and as an adjunct professor of journalism at Patrick Henry College. He is the editor of the NIV Lifehacks Bible and co-author of How to Argue like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History's Greatest Communicator (Crossway).

Posts by Joe Carter

PowerLinks 04.13.17

An Open Letter from 1,470 Economists on Immigration New American Economy The undersigned economists represent a broad swath of political and economic views. Among us are Republicans and Democrats alike. Some of us favor free markets while others have championed for a larger role for government in the economy. Continue Reading...

PowerLinks 04.12.17

How Pope Francis is leading the Catholic Church against anti-migrant populism Anthony Faiola and Sarah Pulliam Bailey, Washington Post As politicians around the world including President Trump take an increasingly hard line on immigration, a powerful force is rallying to the side of migrants: the Roman Catholic Church led by Pope Francis. Continue Reading...

PowerLinks 04.11.17

Nigeria Needs Trade as Much as it Needs Food Tirzah Duren, FEE In a country of over 170 million people, there are fewer than 5,000 tractors. Why Corruption Is an Urgent Justice Issue Dorcas Cheng-tozun, Christianity Today While living abroad, I discovered the corrosive effects of corruption and the suffering it causes. Continue Reading...

PowerLinks 04.10.17

Ten Conservative Principles Russell Kirk, Modern Age Conservatism is not a fixed ideology or a rigid set of policy positions, talking points, or dogmata. Still, certain foundational principles unite conservatives, as Modern Age founder Russell Kirk shows in this timeless piece, which is excerpted from his book The Politics of Prudence. Continue Reading...